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Buhari: Wailing for Nigeria's Long Awaited Messiah

By Osondu Ahirika At the end of the American Civil war, Abraham Lincoln is reported to have taken a walk through the streets of Richmond soon after the capitulation of that city. Multitudes of black slaves trooped out of their hiding, longing to touch this icon, called Lincoln. He, it …

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184 drug suspects arrested and six convicted by NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), akwa ibom command, stated on sunday that it arrested 184 suspected drug offenders between january and july. The command’s public relations officer (PPRO), mrs maria ilugbuhi, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Uyo, and said that …

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3 Suspected Militants Arrested in Eket

Following the spate of assaults on pipelines and oil centers within the south-south, the police have arrested three suspected individuals of one of the militant groups. 3 suspected militants were arrest by means of the police in the state with high-power bombs capable of sinking any deliver, boat, or destroying …

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EPHRAIM INYANG: FUNNY OR DEPENDABLE COMMISSIONER?

By Osondu Ahirika My attention was drawn to an article credited to Ubonabasi Ise, titled, “Udom’s Funny Commissioner. In the piece, which is his granted, democratic exercise of opinion, the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner of Works, Mr Ephraim Inyangeyen was made a punch bag. In a failed attempt to drag …

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Ini Edo speaks on Ibomfest

Foremost Actress Ini Edo who was recently appointed a Special Assistant to the State Governor on Tourism has hit the ground running as she has announced the hosting of the first ever Ibom Heritage Festival before the end of the year. Ini Edo made the announcement recently, while unveiling Peekaboo …

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